Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Grosse Pointes
Grosse Pointe South girls basketball team advances to semifinals
By Mark Vest
March 13, 2013
ST. CLAIR SHORES — Grosse Pointe South girls basketball is headed to the state semifinals for the second consecutive season courtesy of a 63-58 victory against Bloomfield Hills Marian in a Class A quarterfinal battle March 12 at St. Clair Shores Lake Shore.
South next takes on Dexter High at 2:50 p.m. March 15 at the Breslin Center, located on the campus of Michigan State University.
The winner advances to the state finals, scheduled for noon March 16 against the winner of Grand Haven High or Westland John Glenn, also at the Breslin Center.
About the author
Mark Vest is on the sports beat at C&G Newspapers. He covers high school sports for the Fraser-Clinton Chronicle and Grosse Pointe Times. In the past couple years or so, he has also began to cover collegiate sports for schools such as the University of Detroit Mercy, Oakland University, Wayne State University, Macomb Community College and Oakland Community College. Vest has worked at C&G Newspapers since 2011 and attended Oakland University and Oakland Community College.
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